Start/End Date: October 1, 2019 - April 18, 2020
The Fargo Force coaching staff is looking to add a talented and driven individual to our hockey operations department. This person will work closely with the coaching staff to assist with in-game video editing & analysis. This position provides unique exposure for anyone seeking a position within the sports industry.
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How to Apply:
Interested applicants please reach out to Head Coach Pierre Lamoureux at the email provided below.
Please provide your name, phone number, and a brief description of qualifications and reason for interest in the position:
The Fargo Force hockey team is currently looking for a self-motivated student or recent graduate looking for experience in the graphic design field. The Fargo Force offers students pursuing a graphic design degree the opportunity to supplement coursework with meaningful, practical experience. As an intern, you will make contributions to the team in a fast paced stimulating environment in the sports industry and will contribute to the creative side of the team by completing specific job tasks pertaining to graphic design. You will interact with multiple co-workers during office hours.
The Special Events and Game Day Operations intern would be responsible in helping all marketing efforts and game day operations of the Fargo Force hockey team for the 2019-20 season. The internship will provide those who desire a career in sports and entertainment with an opportunity to learn the business and event management side of sports while gaining valuable career experience, building a portfolio and enjoying networking opportunities in the process. The ideal candidate will possess a strong desire to work in the sports industry as well as outstanding communication skills.
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